The Smiling Hospital Foundation raised HUF 1.3 million (EUR 4,695.80) at a golf tournament of a special kind on Saturday. In addition to the sporting challenge of the 18 holes[…]
Pastor Lee Powell of the International Baptist Church of Budapest will return to the US in April after nine years in Hungary. In an interview with The Budapest Times he relates his experiences in the country and his thoughts on its future.
“How can a mortal have such a thought?” Professor Gábor Domokos is still amazed when he thinks back to how he was given the idea for the now world-famous gömböc.
“Have you ever wished upon a shooting star?” asked Cédric, Middle School Student Council co-president to a crowd of over 200 peers during a school assembly last Monday.Â “Today, YOU are the shooting stars – making wishes come true for very special children”.
If an Airbus loaded with Hungarian children were to plough into the ground, killing all aboard, it would be a tragedy of epic and unprecedented proportions. The national grief and mourning would upstage even the most outrageous, front-page-seeking charade du jour. Political differences, bickering, squabbling and posturing would fall by the wayside and the nation would be united in sorrow, yet again. As if Hungary has not seen enough sorrow.